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Macron: Europe and America are responsible for the crisis in Libya

French President Emmanuel Macron, bore the European Union (EU) and America responsibility for the crisis in Libya by intervening in 2011. Macron said during a speech in Tunis on Thursday, that Europe, America and other countries are “indisputably” responsible for what is happening in the region, criticizing the NATO intervention …

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Italy: immigrants arriving to Italy fell in 2017

The Italian Interior Ministry said that the number of immigrants who reached the Italian coasts declined by one third in 2017, compared to 2016. The ministry attributed the drop in immigration to its assistance to the Libyan authorities in fighting illegal immigration and reducing the influx of arrivals during the …

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France signs agreement to contribute 200 thousand euros to finance the United Nations project in support of the elections in Libya

On Monday, France’s ambassador to Tripoli, Brigitte Kormi, signed an agreement ensuring France’s contribution of 200 thousand Euros to the financing of the UN’s electoral project in Libya with the deputy UN envoy Maria Ribeiro.   According to the UN mission official website, Ribeiro clarified that the agreement signed in …

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Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano calls for international cooperation for the monitoring of the Libyan border

On Thursday, while presiding over the UN Security Council Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano stressed the need for increased security measures on the Libyan border. Alfano stated that “the fight against terrorism remains a strategic priority” and that  “enforcing control” of the border is “crucial”. He added that ISIS fighters …

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